Entries by Julie Space

What are the Best Holiday Gifts for Bodybuilders

Wondering what to get the bodybuilder in your life for Christmas? Check out Frank Zane, 3X Mr. Olympia’s  TOP 10 GIFTS for BODYBUILDERS here. Check out the recommendations below and check out our holiday deals to find the best holiday gifts for the bodybuilder in your life. Reference Books & Training Materials – Bodybuilders love to learn […]

How I Can Help You to Get in the Absolute Best Shape of Your Life!

Over the years I’ve received many questions, most of which are beyond the scope of what I can answer in an email. One of my favorites starts with something like this: “I have a structure similar to yours, please give a program that will make me look like you.” Then they go on to list their measurements, height, weight, diet, and workout routine. But the most important factor is missing.

Repetition by Frank Zane

Repetition is the basis of learning. We count repetitions of each set we do in our workouts to keep track of the effort we exerted. By knowing how many reps we can do with a particular weight enables us to choose our poundages on each set we perform. Keeping track of the weights, sets, and reps is how we can ascertain how we are progressing in our workouts.

Bodybuilder Longevity

Turning 74 prompts me to wonder how long bodybuilders live? Let’s look at the statistics. I did an internet Google search of bodybuilders who have passed away to learn how long they lived. I thought of as many popular bodybuilders from years ago, those I saw in magazines as I grew up. I managed to find information on 23 men.

Here’s how long they lived: